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A winning streak will be on the line for the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday when they battle the Los Angeles Dodgers at Great American Ball Park.
Lefthander Clayton Kershaw will take the mound for the Dodgers to start this game. Kershaw is 14-8 this season with a 1.89 ERA.
The Reds will counter Kershaw with Homer Bailey. Righthander Bailey has a 3.42 ERA to go along with a 10-10 record this season.
The Dodgers were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Reds. That made winners of bettors who got Cincinnati at -119 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Los Angeles has lost 3 straight games.
Cincinnati has won 3 straight games.
Los Angeles: 83-58 SU
Cincinnati: 81-62 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Arizona are 5-5
After playing Cincinnati are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 9-1
After playing LA Dodgers are 3-7
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati
LA Dodgers are 19-6 SU in their last 25 games on the road
LA Dodgers are 17-8 SU in their last 25 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 5 games when playing LA Dodgers
Cincinnati is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Cincinnati is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games when playing at home against LA Dodgers
LA Dodgers home to Arizona, Monday, September 9
Cincinnati home to Chi Cubs, Monday, September 9